Posts Tagged ‘genotyping’

December 16th, 2013

Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: December 16th

This week’s topics include several trials of genotyping to guide starting doses of vitamin K antagonists, statins for primary prevention of CVD, and more.

March 28th, 2012

Proof-of-Concept for Bedside Rapid Genotyping Test of CYP2C19

A new point-of-care test can rapidly identify people with a common genetic variant associated with impaired clopidogrel function. The authors claim that this is the first study to demonstrate the feasibility of delivering a genetic test at bedside. In an article published online in the Lancet, Jason Roberts and colleagues report on a new point-of-care test that can identify […]